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Lemon chicken recipes

32 Recipes

Give chicken a zing with lemon juice and zest. Whether it's sticky lemon chicken or a simple roast, this humble citrus fruit takes it to the next level.


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  • Sticky lemon & sesame chicken

    Sticky lemon & sesame chicken

    A star rating of 3.8 out of 5.18 ratings

    This speedy, Asian-inspired chicken recipe is easy enough for kids to help cook - they'll love eating it, too!

  • Lemon chicken soup in a bowl

    Lemon chicken soup

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.5 ratings

    Use up your leftover roast chicken to make this moreish lemon chicken soup. With added risotto rice, it's a healthy and filling dinner for four

  • Broccoli lemon chicken with cashews

    Broccoli lemon chicken with cashews

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.136 ratings

    A superhealthy meal for two - full of vitamin C. You could use ordinary broccoli instead of tender stem

  • Three open wraps serving chicken & lemon skewers

    Chicken & lemon skewers

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.40 ratings

    These chicken skewers in flatbreads taste great as well as being healthy and an easy-to-make dinner for hectic weeknights

  • Rosemary & lemon roast chicken

    Rosemary & lemon roast chicken

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.25 ratings

    This Italian-inspired roast chicken couldn't be easier, but the result is really special

  • Paillard of chicken with lemon & herbs

    Paillard of chicken with lemon & herbs

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.38 ratings

    Pounding meat until thin and flat is a great technique for barbecued chicken breast, as it ensures it won’t dry out. Try this version with lemon and herbs.

  • Bowl of lemon chicken chunks with vegetables and noodles

    Lemon chicken stir-fry

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.116 ratings

    Who needs takeaways when you can make this low-fat Chinese-style stir-fry in half an hour?

  • Lemon & oregano chicken traybake

    Lemon & oregano chicken traybake

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.111 ratings

    An all-in-one supper of roast, cheap chicken thighs and crispy new potatoes with all the sunshine flavours of the Med

  • Lemon & honey chicken

    Lemon & honey chicken

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.24 ratings

    This dish is best served cold, so you can make it a day in advance - it's also low in fat

  • Lemon & yogurt chicken served on a flatbread

    Lemon & yogurt chicken flatbreads

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.22 ratings

    Make these family-friendly chicken wraps with lemon, garlic and cinnamon marinade on a barbecue if the sun is shining. Serve in flatbreads with yoghurt

  • Sticky lemon chicken

    Sticky lemon chicken

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.39 ratings

    This tasty, low-fat lemon chicken recipe has a Mediterranean feel and just four ingredients- chicken, lemon, thyme and honey

  • Baked chicken with lemon served in a roasting tray

    Baked chicken breasts

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.31 ratings

    Spruce up chicken breasts with fresh thyme and lemon – whether or not you use skin-on chicken is up to you. Orange and rosemary also work well as flavourings


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